Some More Erotic Visual Novels

Posts about other Erotic Visual Novels are consistently the most popular, and I haven't done one in a while, so here goes. If you want to see my other posts like this, click on the category "Visual Novels" or just click here. Finding Miranda Story by Tlaero Graphics by Mortze Format: Javascript/HTML Download link Play …

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The Next Level in Erotic 3D Dating Sims

This is the third (or 4th?) look at other games similar to Date Ariane. In fact the creators of all 3 games mentioned Date Ariane as their original inspiration. Of course once you make one game, you try and make something better than your last. My concept of improving was making better pictures and packaging …

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The Longest Journey Trilogy: The Best Written Visual Novels

For over a decade I have swung on a pendulum between "creative" and "playing" and after three years of mostly being in "creative" mode, I seem to be in a deep "playing" cycle of video games.  Hence my lack of blog posts as I generally have little to say while in "playing" mode. One of …

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A Few More Erotic 3D Dating Sims

August is a slow month, so I decided to break the monotony and try out a few Visual Novel Dating Sims created by other people.  I played four that are at least interesting enough to check out. Inspiring Celina Story by Superawesomemans Graphics by Sylakone2 Download and Online play link This is the newest and …

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The First Single Character Erotic Online Dating Sim in 3D

Date Ariane 10th Anniversary Part 2 Date Ariane (first released 2004) may not have been the first dating sim to only have a single character, though I don't know any that predate it, and I wasn't influenced by any. Date Ariane may not have been the first dating sim done in 3D graphics, thought I …

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“Love Plus” The Most Popular Dating Sim Ever

There has been a lot of talk lately about Japan's radically changing society.  It started with an article in the Guardian with the viral headline "Why have young people in Japan stop having sex?"  The headline was terribly misleading, young people in Japan are having sex.  They are just getting married a lot less and …

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Other Virtual Women

More random notes from around the metaverse... The Vanity  Google Ever heard the term "vanity google"?  It's basically where you google your own name and any online monikers you may use, and it is actually a good idea to do every now and then, especially if you are being cyber bullied.  I tried googling myself …

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Visual Novels

So what is a Visual Novel? Well that depends on what direction you come from. From a static media perspective, the visual novel is a comic book with choices. From a video game perspective, its a graphic adventure game without an inventory to keep track of. They all have text and pictures. Most have choices to make, some tell a linear story (aka Kinetic Visual Novels) without choices. Most are hand drawn graphics. Some have voice over, music, sound effects, some pictures are animated.